Links and Resources

Employer

http://www.businessgrouphealth.org/
The National Business Group on Health is the national voice of large employers dedicated to finding innovative and forward-thinking solutions to the nation’s most important health care issues.

http://www.businessinsurance.com/
This site is a resource for business executives who are responsible for the purchase and administration of corporate insurance/self-insurance programs. It includes both property and liability insurance, and employee benefit programs, including life, health and pensions.

http://www.plansponsor.com/
Since 1993, Plansponsor has been the nation’s leading authority on retirement and benefits programs, and is dedicated to helping employers navigate the complex world of retirement plan design and strategy.

http://www.kff.org/
A leader in health policy and communications, the Kaiser Family Foundation is a nonprofit, private operating foundation that focuses on the major health care issues facing the U.S., as well as America’s role in global health policy.

http://www.ebri.org/
The mission of the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) is to support, encourage and enhance the development of sound employee benefit programs and sound public policy through objective research and education.

http://www.milliman.com/home/index.php
Milliman is among the world’s largest independent actuarial and consulting firms.

Government

http://www.hhs.gov/
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is the principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves.

http://www.healthreform.gov/reports/index.html
The primary government website to provide insight and updates on all health care reform legislation

http://www.dol.gov/
The Department of Labor (DOL) administers and enforces more than 180 federal laws covering workplace activities for about 10 million employers and 125 million workers.

http://www.irs.gov/
Provide America’s taxpayers top quality service by helping them understand and meet their tax responsibilities and enforce the law with integrity and fairness to all

http://www.ssa.gov/
The official website of the U.S. Social Security Administration

Health

http://www.webmd.com/
The leading source for trustworthy and timely health and medical news and information

http://www.healthgrades.com/
The leading independent health care ratings organization

http://www.leapfroggroup.org/
The Leapfrog Group is a voluntary program aimed at mobilizing employer purchasing power to alert America’s health industry that big leaps in health care safety, quality and customer value will be recognized and rewarded.

http://www.consumerreports.org/health/home.htm
Learn about medical treatments and conditions, prescription drugs, natural health, and tips for healthy living at Consumer Reports Health.